Barkerville Heritage Trust

Barkerville Historic Town & Park is a Province of BC owned Heritage Property & Park, and a Government of Canada National Historic Site, located in the shared ancestral territories of the Dakelh (Carrier) and Secwépemc (Shuswap) Peoples and managed by Barkerville Heritage Trust, a not-for-profit charitable organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.

The Trust’s role is to ensure the continued operation of Barkerville as a high quality heritage site. Their mission statement states that “…as the operating and managing partner working with The Government of BC, the owner and statutory guardian of provincial heritage resources, [the Trust] is committed to ensuring that Barkerville is efficiently managed, educational and entertaining to visit and is sustained as a premier heritage resource attraction in BC. Barkerville will continue to be recognized across BC, Canada and the rest of the world for its historical significance.

Board of Directors

Al Richmond, Chair
Craig Smith,
Vice Chair
Grant Johannesen, Secretary
Roger Solly, Treasurer 

Chris Lodder, Director
Glen Thielmann, Director
Kirk Gable, Director
Kirstin Clausen, Director
Melanie Bingham, Director
Richard N. Liu, Director


Kate Cox
Chief Executive Officer

Mandy Kilsby
1-888-994-3332, ext. 35

Ryan Adams
Chief Financial Officer
1-888-994-3332 ext. 24

Stewart Cawood 
Manager | Public Programming & Media
1-888-994-3332, ext. 41

Rocky Nenka
Manager | Commerce
1-888-994-3332 ext. 37

Judy Mooring
Public Education & Tours Officer
1-888-994-3332, ext. 29

Carrie Chard
Manager | Operations & Protection
1-888-994-3332, ext. 45


Click on the departments below for additional contact info:

General Enquiries or 1-888-994-3332 ex. 0